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Digitalis WALBERTON’S® Goldcrest

Digitalis grandiflora x obscura = ‘Waldigone’

This sterile variety, Digitalis WALBERTON’S® Goldcrest = ‘Waldigone’; blooms continuously from midsummer into early fall. It forms a low rosette of dark green leaves, bearing taller stems that hold spikes of dangling bells. Blooms are an intriguing peachy-yellow tone, marked with maroon-red spots. The plants are well-branched, with strong, upright stems ensuring a succession of blossoms over a long period. It looks especially nice when planted along fences, at the wood’s edge, or in large containers.

Origin: United Kingdom

Description / Plant Notes:

  • USDA Zones 4-9
  • Sterile with continuing bloom
  • Great for early season promotion

Patent Status: PP 20,937

PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 4 - 9
Height: 12 to 18-inches
30 to 46-centimeters
Spread: 8 to 12-inches
20 to 30-centimeters
Seasons: Early Summer, Summer, Late Summer, Autumn
Flower Colors: Yellow
Foliage Colors: Green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Upright-erect
Usage: Container Gardens, Containers, Cut Flowers, Garden border, Landscapes, Mass landscape planting, Pollinator Plant, Pots
Patent Status: PP 20,937
Origin: United Kingdom

Grower Culture

Media: Well-draining media
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
4-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
1-gallon: 10 to 12-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Ajuga WALBERTON’S® ‘Black Scallop’
Spiraea WALBERTON’S® Plumtastic
Erysimum WALBERTON’S® Fragrant Star
Helleborus WALBERTON’S® Ivory Prince
Helleborus WALBERTON’S® Rosemary
Hibiscus WALBERTON’S® Rose Moon
Sedum WALBERTON’S® Pizzazz
Yucca WALBERTON’S® Bright Star